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Employment and average hourly earnings by industry

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Employment and average hourly earnings by industry for all employees, December 2021, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average hourly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

211 31.31 127,043

Mining and logging

6 35.82 656

Construction

22 33.57 7,560

Manufacturing

26 30.28 12,580

Wholesale trade

13.7 34.44 5,766.0

Retail trade

-2.1 22.48 15,451.8

Transportation and warehousing

18.7 27.16 6,041.3

Utilities

-0.2 46.17 536.2

Information

0 45.36 2,795

Financial activities

8 40.98 8,919

Professional and business services

43 37.81 21,434

Education and health services

10 30.83 23,804

Leisure and hospitality

53 19.57 15,693

Other services

13 27.78 5,807